Jebb, Caroline Lane Reynolds Slemmer
- Existence: 1840 - 1930
Occupations: Intellectual; Socialite.
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Diana Davies papers
Musician; Photographer; Artist; Theater worker. Papers consist primarily of Davies' photographs of individuals and groups, musicians, artists, political activists in the civil rights, peace, anti-poverty, and feminist events (marches, demonstrations, conferences, etc.); celebrities, musicians, politicians, and street people. Included is material related to her publication Photojourney: Photographs; fliers, broadsides; memorabilia; and artwork.
Dates of Materials: 1960 - 2009
Lady Caroline Lane Reynolds Slemmer Jebb papers
Abstract Intellectual and socialite. The majority of the collection is correspondence, primarily letters written from England by Lady Jebb's, to her family. The letters describe late 19th century England and many literary figures with whom Lady Jebb socialized, including Robert Browning, Thomas Carlyle, Charles Darwin, Benjamin Disraeli, George Eliot, Charles Hale, Oliver Wendell Homes, James Russell Lowell, Alfred Lord Tennyson, Ellen Terry, Mark Twain, and William Thackeray. Also included are brief...
Dates of Materials: 1858-1960; Majority of material found within 1858-1926